Archive: April, 2015

Legal operations supported by the Timberwolves
April 30, 2015
The 12th Legal Operations Detachment, Fort Jackson, South Carolina, enter the range only by way of the clearing barrel monitored by the 104th Training Division (LT).  (Photo by Master Sgt. Deborah Williams, 108th Training Command (IET), Public Affairs)

2206th MSB celebrates Army Reserve birthday
April 30, 2015
Command Sgt. Maj. Jane P. Baldwin, command sergeant major, 2206th Mobilization Support Battalion, left, and Lt. Col. Bradford Shaw, commander, 2206th MSB, center, cuts the birthday cake celebrating 107 years of the U.S. Army Reserve, April 23, at the Maj. Chester Garret Dining Facility on McGregor Range, N.M. Far right, Spc. Brandon Lievense, chaplain’s assistant, looks on before distributing pieces of cake during the lunch service.

Vietnamese-American Army Reserve Soldiers reflect on Vietnam War, serving America in uniform
April 28, 2015
This undated photo of Lt. Col. Tam Nguyen shows the Army Reserve Medical Command head and neck surgeon as a boy growing up in Saigon. Nguyen witnessed both the 1968 Tet Offensive and the 1975 Fall of Saigon.

Nurse continues family tradition
April 28, 2015
Lt. Col. Andreas J. McGhee, Equal Opportunity Program manager, Army Reserve 84th Training Command, Fort Knox, Ky., waits for the command to fire his M9 semi-automatic pistol during the Command Headquarters and Headquarters Company's range qualification day at Fort Knox, Ky., March 11, 2015. (U.S. Army Photo by Sgt. 1st Class Clinton Wood, 84th Training Command Public Affairs/Released)

Vietnamese-American Army Reserve Soldiers reflect Vietnam War, serving America in uniform
April 28, 2015
Sgt. Diane N. Nguyen, assigned to the Army Reserve Medical Command's Pinellas Park, Fla., headquarters, reviews score sheets April 12 from that day's Army Physical Fitness Test taken by Soldiers at the command's Headquarters and Headquarters Company. Nguyen said as she gets older she wants to learn more about her Vietnamese heritage. (U.S. Army photo by Staff Sgt. Neil W. McCabe/Released)

Army Reserve captain fights for boxing title and a cure
April 25, 2015
Army Capt. Boyd Melson, seen here in a past fight, is preparing for a title match on Friday, May 8.

88th RSC demonstrates Army Reserve’s commitment to the environment through action
April 22, 2015
The 88th Regional Support Command wildlife biologist, Randy Berry, disperses seed as final step in an ongoing prairie restoration project at the Joliet Training Area located in Elwood, Ill., April 22, 2015. Berry has been working to restore the lands to a usable and natural condition for more than two decades. “Doing the restoration work is really rewarding,” said Berry. “You go out to a piece of land that has just been completely overrun with evasive and get it back to at least some semblance of what it should look like. It’s really satisfying – I love coming in to work every day.”

MRTC Soldiers partner with Weber County, Utah search and rescue volunteers
April 18, 2015
Master Sgt. Robert A. Kilgallon, an observer controller-trainer with the Medical Readiness and Training Command's 2nd Medical Training Brigade watched a Weber County, Utah, search and rescue volunteer treat a teenage role-player April 18, 2015. The role-players were assigned mock injuries that included broken bones, an eyeball popped out of its socket and a stick impaled in a girl's neck. (U.S. Army photo by Staff Sgt. Neil W. McCabe/Released)

Sponsors: A Best Warrior competitor's life line
April 15, 2015
Maj. Gen. Daniel R. Ammerman, commanding general of USACAPOC(A), congratulates Spc. Bryce Parker on winning Best Soldier of the Year. Soldiers from the U.S. Army Civil Affairs and Psychological Operations Command (Airborne) gathered at the Washington Crossing Inn in Washington Crossing, Pa., to honor and name the Best Warriors of the command. Sponsors, cadre and competitors received certificates of appreciation and Staff Sgt. Keeton Tucker of the 7th Psychological Operations Group won Best Non-commissioned Officer of the Year and Spc. Bryce Parker, 351st Civil Affairs Command won Best Soldier of the Year, April 15, 2015. (U.S. Army Photo by Spc. Kimber Gillus/USACAPOC(A) PAO)

Run, hide or fight: Wildcats train in surviving an active shooter
April 6, 2015
The 81st Regional Support Command participated in a mass casualty exercise on Fort Jackson, S.C., April 7, 2015 which involved the Fort Jackson and local community. After the Richland County Sheriff’s Department Special Response Team cleared the building, victims from the active shooters were triage and evacuated by Fort Jackson and Columbia medical personnel and firemen to several hospital around the Fort Jackson and Columbia area.